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Middle School: Get Me out of Here! (Middle School #2)

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James Patterson's winning follow-up to the #1 New York Times bestseller Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life--which the LA Times called "a perfectly pitched novel"--is another riotous and heartwarming story about living large.

After sixth grade, the very worst year of his life, Rafe Khatchadorian thinks he has it made in seventh grade. He's been accepted to art school
ebook, 272 pages
Published May 7th 2012 by Little, Brown and Company (first published January 1st 2012)
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Rafe mom has just lost her job. They have moved to the big city and is now living with his grandma. He is entering middle school at cathedral school of arts. There he meets Matty, the middle school rebel. During the year Matty is encouraging Rafe to do bad things, and some of them Rafe goes along with. Rafe is also trying to figure out where his dad is.
Middle school: Get Me Out of Here is a great book. Funny, loving, and sad think anybody can relate to this story.
Ethan Haler
I think this book was very good. I liked how Rafe faced the biggest conflict in this book. it wa sad at the end and happy at the kind of the same time. The sad part is about is father which is devistating ,but he gets to end up where he started in the first place. i would recommend this book to readers who love funny, imagintive, and adventuruos readers!!
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Rafe Khatchadorian is back for a second adventure as he strives to survive the challenges of middle school. It is the start of 7th grade, and he has finally gotten past last year's troublesome ways now that he has been enrolled in the local arts school. He is ready for the new year, but things go terribly wrong when there is a fire at Swifty's Diner, the restaurant where his mother works.

Without her income, Rafe, his sister Georgia, and his mom are forced to move away to live with his grandmoth
Ms. Yingling
When the restaurant at which his mother works burns down, the family moves from Hills Village to the city, where they stay with Rafe's grandmother in her crowded house. Rafe is bummed that he won't be able to go to Airbrook Arts, but he applies for Cathedral Art School and gets in, much to his surprise. He has trouble fitting in at first, especially since all of the students seem to excel academically and it's a lot of work. He also runs afoul Zeke and Kenny, who trash his locker with green pain ...more
Sally Kruger

Rafe learned a few things the hard way when he set out to break the rules in book #1, and now he has a new plan. After a freak fire destroys the diner where his mother works, they move from their small town to the big city so his mom can hopefully find a job.

All this means Rafe, his little sister, and his mom will be living in cramped quarters in his grandmother's over-stuffed house. Rafe is also going to a new school. He'll be able
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I wanted to hate this book, just as much as I wanted to hate the first one. Not only was this a book plotted by James Patterson, but it was also an unnecessary sequel plotted by James Patterson. I lose virtually all credibility I have as a reviewer by enjoying this book, so throughout my reading it, I kept on waiting and waiting for something to hate, some reason to find it bad.

But you know what? This was a damn good book. There, I said it.

Rafe is a fantastically developed character, one that ki
Mikaela Tynski
"Middle School: Get Me Out of Here!", by James Patterson is about a mischievous boy named Rafe Katchedorian who has a hard time staying out of trouble. While moving into a new and bigger city, Rafe has to try to make a good impression after being accepted into a prestigious art school called Cathedral School of Arts. This could be troublesome considering that he has become friends with the rebel of the school. Throughout his seventh grade year, Rafe faces many challenges such as figuring out the ...more
Dylan Jaynes
middle school was a very good, heart warming, family fun book. Rafe is just an ordinary middle schooler with a goal just 3 simple words GET A LIFE. along his adventures he makes friends and enmys. this is a book for every age and is well spoken by the main charcter rafe. You will follow Rafe and Matty for their quest of awesomeness. This book has some crude humor so if you don't like humor or your just a brat don't read this book
Lexie White
Middle school get me out of here!was really good i loved the dialogue i love how every page we turned it was a suprise it was unpredictable exciting,happy,sometimes sad. But very interasting i would recommend it to anyone who loves excitment the only problem is the art show i wanted too know if matty the freak was going to ruin it for him.But other than that its a must read book.
i think middle school was a good book its not my favorite but it had a great story. It had some funny parts and it did make me laugh out loud moments so i say a lot of younger people would love this book.i was so sad about what happened to his dad and it made me feel like it was really happening to one of my friends from all the detail and emotion.
I thought Middle School was a great book I gave it four stars for its humor and its creativity. It was a great story and I think kids would like it. Was a little diapointed about his dad but other than a very good and funny read.
Emma Lu
This book is really good. There is humor, saddest, and happiest! I love one of the best book i have read
Gaven Murray
Middle school book 2 by james patterson I met the same people as the first book but also some new ones like matty zeke kenny grandma hairy dad and mr crawley this book was way better than the first one. since rafes moms diner burnt down they had to move to the city with grandma it the big city 80 miles from hills village there home town and rafe gets to go to an art school where he makes his first human friend that becomes his enemy but when rafe finds out his dads never coming back and matty do ...more
Hakim Filali
I think my friends will like the Middle School Get Me Out of Here for many reasons. First,they will like it because there are many good pictures. My friends will like it because we are in middle school. Second,it's very funny.The pictures are funny. Finally,my friends will love it.

The topic of Middle School Get Me OUT of Here is important for several reasons. First,the book talks about a boy who is in Middle school.The book talks about how the boy changes middle school. Second,I predict that the
Hunter O
What happens in this book is that Rafe Khachaturian’s mother, Jules, has lost her job at Swifty’s because of the diner burning down to the ground. Now, Rafe, and his family have to move to the city with Grandma Dotty. But, everything is about to change. Rafe’s mother has set him up in an art school but only thing he has to do is additions. He makes in the school. But, he though people were nice. He gets made fun though and gets bullied. But when he found out that his friend seals stuff when he g ...more
Izzie V
Middle School: Get Me Out Of Here
BY: James Patterson
Realistic Fiction
288 Pages

This story is about a kid named Rafe. After 6th grade he thought life would get better. He was going to an Art school. Then Swifty's Diner burns down and Rafe his mom and his sister Georgina have to move to the city. Just when Rafe thinks this is the worst thing that happened it gets worse. He becomes enemies with the 2 most popular kids in the Art school. But luckly, Rafe gets a real actual friend. Can Rafe get on se
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This book is about a boy named Rafe and his very active imagination. Rafe is being forced to move to a new city with his family to live with his grandmother. Rafe has to start all over. He moves to a new house (where he has to sleep on the couch), goes to a new school, and has to make new friends. Rafe tries to fit in to his new school. While trying to fit in and “gain a life” Rafe gets into all kinds of trouble. In the meantime Rafe is dealing with the loose of his father. Rafe kn
Last year we met Rafe in the 6th grade as he raised all kinds of H-E double hockey sticks. He also had a friend named Leo that kept ratcheting up the ante which didn't help at all. Turned out that Rafe had a lot of past pain he had to work through and needed to be addressed. Leo turns out to be an interesting character, indeed.

This year Rafe moves in with his grandmother in the city and has to start all over in a new school. Fortunately, he gets into another art institute for the artistically gi
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Natalya Hotovec
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Middle school Get Me Out Of Here is about a boy Rafe who is always getting in trouble and how they move. They move to the city and live with their grandma, Rafe moves to a different art school. Rafe makes a friend who steals a pen and blames it on him. They move back to Hills Village and go back to their schools.

I would recommend this book to anyone who likes funny books. My favorite part of the book was when they moved back. I thought this book had a valuable lesson in it. I thought the valuabl
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Guillermo G
The book has 256 pages. The main character is Rafe Khatchadorian and i can connect to by how we both have a little sister and how it was hard in middle school. I gave it four stars because it funny and its tells you about his life in middle school. It reminded me how i middle school can be hard sometimes and it can be great sometimes.At the ending i felt like how school can be harder next year how to make new friends.
Ms. Rose
This was certainly better than the first book. The storyline was far more interesting, the characters had more depth, and I thought the message was way more positive and concrete. Would recommend this book to my students.
Ahmed Malik
I really liked this book because as a middle school student this book described the life of a struggling middle schooler. It really described how Rafe, the main character deals with common middle school problems, like bullying and how to overcome tests in the begging of middle school as the new kid.

Middle school get me out of here is a book written by the author James Patterson. The book describes the life of Rafe in middle school. It starts off when Rafe and his family move to the city, yo live
Middle School: Get Me Out of Here is such a good book. Once I read it I wanted to read the rest of the series and I did. It's very funny, but weird at the same time.
Natalie Stewart
Middle school: get me out of here by James Patterson is about a kid named Rafe that has to move to his grandmas because his mom lose her job and change schools. To Rafe's surprise his mom takes him to a art school that she applied him for to see if he will get accepted. While he is at school trouble seems to always be around Rafe and he starts getting in trouble for stuff he didn't do.

I liked this book because it's a little funny and I enjoyed reading it. I'd recommend this book to people that l
I thought this realistic fiction book was a much higher quality version of Wimpy Kid books. It has the same sketch/journal style, but the writing and story are SO much better. I didn't read the first in the series, but felt this book was fine as a stand alone. Rafe has to move to New York to live with his grandmother when the diner where his mom works burns down and she can't find another job. Rafe is excited to get into an art school but finds it isn't all art and still has bullies to deal with ...more
Daniel Gantuangco
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Middle School: Get Me Out of Here! By: James Patterson

After sixth grade, Rafe Khatchadorian thinks he has survived sixth grade and seventh grade would just be easy. But in the worst timing Rafe’s mom loses her job and has to move to a big city with his Grandma Dotty. And Rafe has to move to a new school and meeting new kids.

The characters in this book seems pretty believable because they are just like your average middle schoolers. For example, Rafe is a kid tha
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